CANADA STOCKS-TSX opens higher, led by banks, energy
TORONTO, Dec 5 (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index opened higher on Wednesday, with gains in financial and energy stocks offsetting weakness in the materials sector, boosted by positive comments on economic growth from a top Chinese leader. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 19.08 points, or 0.16 percent, at 12,156.26 shortly after the open.
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